BIDS Faculty Affiliates Henry Brady and Lisa Garcia Bedolla will be featured speakers in this next Campus Conversationsevent. With the current national election generating intense interest and strong emotions across the political spectrum, there is a great deal of uncertainty about what will be known on election night, and what may unfold in the days and weeks that follow.
Computational Social Science Forum
Date: Monday, October 12, 2020
Time: 12:00-1:30 PM Pacific Time
Location: Live Webcast
Speakers: Katie Hoeberling and Fernando Hoces de la Guardia, Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS)
For this first meeting of the Computational Social Science Forum, the group shared brief introductions and ideas for future sessions, followed by a talk/discussion led by Jae Yeon Kim (UC Berkeley) about his research with Andrew Thompson (University of Notre Dame) on natural experiments and text data.